The Nigerian skit making industry has grown in leaps and bounds. In 2021, some skit makers went above and beyond the ordinary to educate and entertain their fans. TheNewsGuru takes a look at the skit makers who ruled the social media space with their comedy skits
When you think of Samuel Perry a.k.a Broda Shaggi what comes to mind would be ‘creative insanity’, consistency and diligence. Shaggi who now has 9.4 million followers on Instagram is one of the most talked about skit makers in Africa. The comedian who also doubles as a singer, hosted a show in Sierra Leone weeks back which further endorsed his star power.
Mr Funny(Oga Sabinus)
Chukwuemeka Emmanuel a.k.a Oga Sabinus is one of the comedy revelations of 2021. The young comedian with diligence and consistency moved up the ladder in the Nigerian skit making industry with his engaging skits. He usually plays the character of man who interferes in matters that are not his business. This year his brand grew exponentially.He also staged his own comedy show in Port Harcourt.
Aloma Isaac Junior better known as Zicaloma is also one of the fastest rising instagram comedians of 2021. His comedy skits mimic how Nigerian mothers act and react to different situations.From a relatively unknown instagram comedian, Zicaloma grew his brand to the point where he gets brand endorsements.